On January 9, 2017, the CERATIZIT Group has acquired the German company Becker Diamantwerkzeuge. Becker produces extremely wear resistant tools for the automotive, mechanical engineering, medical technology, and aerospace industries.
Clearly-displayed information enables production managers to make informed decisions and resolve issues quickly. By connecting sensors, machines and users and by combining vast amounts of production and quality data within seconds, the EPROMI (Enterprise PROduction Management Intelligence) solution offers complete information with the degree of transparency required. Inspection results and the relevant process parameters are displayed in customer-specific cockpits and support operational and strategic decision-making processes.
Energy savings, automatic processes and security are the most convincing arguments worldwide.
HIWIN, the specialist for electro-mechanical drive technology, pulled out all the stops as far as innovation was concerned at the MOTEK exhibition: The Offenburg company has developed the powerful, resilient and flexible HS2 axis system from the new generation of toothed belt axes.
Two premium agricultural utility vehicle manufacturers turned to INEOS Styrolution, the global leader in styrenics, for a material solution for control panels as an equipment variant in their machinery. The user-friendly handling as well as a high matte quality surface and excellent haptics were important requirements.
Der Auftragseingang verzeichnete im Oktober 2016 ein Minus von 37 Prozent. Bei der Inlandsnachfrage gab es ein Minus von 11 Prozent. Das Auslandsgeschäft lag bei -44 Prozent im Vergleich zum Vorjahresniveau.
Although it is only been seven months since PaintExpo 2016 closed with record breaking results, promoters FairFair GmbH are already able to report lively demand for exhibition floor space at the upcoming, leading international trade fair for industrial coating technology: at the beginning of November 2016, 170 companies had already made firm bookings for their booth locations at PaintExpo from the 17th through the 20th of April, 2018. With roughly 75,000 square feet, net exhibition floor space already amounts to more than 50% of the level reached at the last event. And thus for PaintExpo 2018, booth floor space offerings will be significantly increased.
In January 2015, Fraunhofer IPA presented a prototype of the “Care-O-bot® 4” service robot. The charming helper is now proving its worth in the real world. “Paul” the robot has been greeting customer in Saturn-Markt Ingolstadt since the end of October 2016 and directing them towards their desired products.
ASCO CARBON DIOXIDE LTD presented its expanded range of ASCOJET dry ice blasting units and thus the new ASCOJET 608 for the very first time ever at K 2016, 19 to 26 October in Duesseldorf, Germany. The new dry ice unit is the smallest and handiest in the ASCOJET portfolio.
Der Auftragseingang verzeichnete im September 2016 ein Minus von 7 Prozent. Bei der Inlandsnachfrage gab es ein Minus von 10 Prozent. Das Aus-landsgeschäft lag bei -5 Prozent im Vergleich zum Vorjahresniveau.
The international plastics and rubber industry presents itself in top shape. It benefits from a globally growing end-user market with high quality demands and stands for impressive innovative power across the entire value chain.
In the third quarter 2016, DMG MORI AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT saw a positive development with € 601.4 million or +12% in its order intake (previous year: € 538.7 million). We have thus exceeded the order intake for the last four quarters. The successful autumn trade fairs also contributed to this.
The demand by many users for automation and digital process solutions is increasing. This trend is being intensified by impulses from the field of Industry 4.0, which are changing the world of sheet metal processing. Software plays a key role in this transformation. Software solutions support users in the planning, interlinking, monitoring, and optimizing of all their processes.
ASCO CARBON DIOXIDE LTD is always striving to optimise its ASCOJET dry ice blasting technology especially with regard to optimal use in the plastics and rubber industry. With this in mind, ASCO presents its new dry ice blasting machine ASCOJET 608 at K 2016 in Duesseldorf (hall 1 / CO2) for the first time ever to the visitors.
Der Auftragseingang verzeichnete im August 2016 ein Plus von 10 Prozent (bundesweit +2 Prozent). Bei der Inlandsnachfrage gab es ein Plus von 29 Prozent (bundesweit +8 Prozent). Das Auslandsgeschäft lag bei +1 Prozent (bundesweit -1 Prozent) im Vergleich zum Vorjahresniveau.
Neue Geschäftsmodelle, intelligente Produktionsverfahren und Produkte, Datenrecht und-sicherheit: Mehr als 400 Top-Akteure aus Wirtschaft, Wissenschaft und Politik tauschen sich auf Industrie 4.0-Kongress über Umsetzung dieses Megathemas in Düsseldorf aus.
The new Meusburger logic distributors facilitate the monitoring of die and injection moulding processes for die and mould makers. The new products for the sensors can merge several sensor signals without voltage drop. Integrated LEDs display the current operation and switching state of the electrical components. Thanks to compact and single-row design the installation is quick and simple.
Der Auftragseingang verzeichnete im Juli 2016 ein Minus von 12 Prozent (bundesweit -19 Prozent). Bei der Inlandsnachfrage gab es ein Minus von 18 Prozent (bundesweit -34 Prozent). Das Auslandsgeschäft lag bei -8 Prozent (bundesweit -9 Prozent) im Vergleich zum Vorjahresniveau.
This year’s 24th International Sheet Metal Working Technology Exhibition, from 25th - 29th October 2016 in Hanover, Germany, is all about smart manufacturing. With increasing levels of digitalisation within the production process, EuroBLECH 2016 presents a wide choice of innovative solutions to improve cost efficiency, flexibility and process stability along the entire sheet metal working technology chain. The official online Show Preview has now been published and provides an overview of the comprehensive range of products and services on display at this year’s show. A White Paper on Industry 4.0 and its impact on sheet metal working can now be ordered free of charge on the exhibition website www.euroblech.com.